The Ward Routine
Your nurse will orientate you to your ward and the facilities available. Generally, your ward routine will begin with wake up and personal toilet, early morning medication, breakfast, ward rounds by doctors, treatment and investigations, resting time, lunch, visiting hours, resting time, afternoon tea, ward rounds by doctors, visiting hours, dinner and bedtime. However, this routine will vary according to the ward and special needs of the patient. For example when there is a need, treatment and investigations may be carried out anytime during the day.